On This Day

What Happened on November 27, 1950

Historical Events

  • Red Sox sign shortstop Lou Boudreau as a player to 2-year contract
  • Trial against RC clergy "imperialistic conspiracy" begins in Prague

Famous Birthdays

  • Gran Hamada, Japanese professional wrestler, born in Maebashi, Japan

Famous Deaths

Person of interestJames Braid

James Braid, Scottish golfer, course designer (British Open 1901, 05-06, 08, 10), dies at 80

Golfer and Course Designer James Braid
Golfer and Course Designer
James Braid
1950 Highlights

About November 27, 1950

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Sagittarius